Elise C. Lindenmayer

Elise Lindenmayer

Elise Lindenmayer helps her team handle complex corporate matters for their clients. An experienced project manager, Elise operated, supported, and expanded an international leadership development consulting firm prior to studying the law. As a client relationship manager for a prominent leadership development center, she developed the skills needed to effectively communicate with clients to address their most pressing issues.

Elise gained valuable experience as a summer associate at Venable, where she explored recommendations, provided counsel, and presented findings to clients regarding their document retention policy while working closely with partners and associates on mock transactional exercises.

In a prior role as a judicial intern, Elise conducted legal research, prepared memoranda on various judicial matters, and wrote rough drafts of opinions and orders. As an intern with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Enforcement Division, she investigated corporations for evidence of misconduct, including insider trading and securities fraud. She also spent a summer as a legal intern for the U.S. Attorney's Office, Eastern District of New York, where she researched and prepared memoranda, attended mediation sessions, and represented the United States in an oral argument on a denial of Social Security benefits.

Related Practices


Representative Matters

  • Represented EMZ portfolio company FotoFinder Systems, Inc., a Germany-based global leader in skin imaging solutions, in connection with its acquisition of DermLite LLC, a U.S.-based handheld dermoscopy device company
  • Assisted with the initial public offering of a biotherapeutics company
  • Assisted with taking a SaaS company public via a DeSPAC transaction ($1.4 billion valuation) and continue to support its ongoing securities compliance
  • Assisted with taking an alternative investment financial services company public via a DeSPAC transaction ($3.5 billion valuation)
  • Assisted with taking a REIT public via a DeSPAC transaction
  • Part of a team that represented a SaaS company in multiple merger and acquisition transactions
  • Part of a team that represented two biotherapeutics companies in follow-on offerings
  • Assisted with a business combination between a special-purpose acquisition company and an enterprise software-as-a-service company
  • Assisted with an SEC-registered investment-grade note offering
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a leading provider of transaction and advisory services in global carbon, renewable energy, and energy transition markets by a premier infrastructure provider for environmental markets
  • Assisted with the acquisition of an independent flour miller by a diversified private equity company
  • Assisted with the acquisition of a leader in registry infrastructure for energy and environmental markets by a premier infrastructure provider for environmental markets




  • J.D. Brooklyn Law School 2021
    • Paul Windels, Jr. Fellowship
    • Richardson Scholarship
    • 2021 Willem C. Vis International Commercial Arbitration Moot Competitor, Honorable Mentions for Best Team Orals and Best Individual Oralist
    • Associate managing editor, Brooklyn Law Review
    • Intern, the Honorable Dora L. Irizarry, U.S. District Court for the Eastern District of New York
  • B.S. Marketing honors University of Maryland 2009

Bar Admissions

  • New York


  • German